The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 18 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 28.57% 21.21% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.06% 70.00% 79.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 29
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Programming Languages Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 49.21% 30.30% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 37
Average salary £45,000 £39,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -16.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £22,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

SQL
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region.

SQL Salary Trend in Dunstable

SQL
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Dunstable

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 30 (73.17%) Oracle
2 23 (56.10%) Finance
3 20 (48.78%) Oracle Database
4 16 (39.02%) Shell Script
5 15 (36.59%) PL/SQL
6 14 (34.15%) Java
7 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
8 10 (24.39%) UNIX
9 9 (21.95%) Linux
9 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
9 9 (21.95%) HP
9 9 (21.95%) LoadRunner
9 9 (21.95%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (21.95%) Test Strategy
10 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
10 8 (19.51%) Performance Testing
10 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
10 8 (19.51%) XML
11 7 (17.07%) MS Office
11 7 (17.07%) .NET
11 7 (17.07%) FTP
11 7 (17.07%) Toad
11 7 (17.07%) Middleware
11 7 (17.07%) Tivoli
11 7 (17.07%) JIRA
11 7 (17.07%) Time Management
11 7 (17.07%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (17.07%) SSH
11 7 (17.07%) PuTTY
11 7 (17.07%) WinSCP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.07%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Temenos T24
1 1 (2.44%) Summit
1 1 (2.44%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (2.44%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) FTP
1 7 (17.07%) SSH
1 7 (17.07%) PuTTY
1 7 (17.07%) WinSCP
2 3 (7.32%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (4.88%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) Oracle Database
2 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) LoadRunner
2 7 (17.07%) Toad
2 7 (17.07%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) Gradle
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) Ant
3 2 (4.88%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (56.10%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Test Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Applications Support
4 6 (14.63%) Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (9.76%) Environment Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Applications Support Specialist
6 4 (9.76%) Trainee
6 4 (9.76%) Support Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (7.32%) Coordinator
7 3 (7.32%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Environment Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Build and Release Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Computer Operator
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) XML
2 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) Middleware
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (12.20%) XSL
3 5 (12.20%) XSLT
4 4 (9.76%) JSP
4 4 (9.76%) Java EE
5 3 (7.32%) WPF
5 3 (7.32%) Silverlight
5 3 (7.32%) Spring
5 3 (7.32%) JSF
5 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.32%) CSS
5 3 (7.32%) Struts
5 3 (7.32%) HTML
6 2 (4.88%) REST
6 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.88%) XSD
6 2 (4.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) UNIX
2 9 (21.95%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Solaris
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Non-Functional Testing
1 9 (21.95%) Test Strategy
2 8 (19.51%) Performance Testing
3 7 (17.07%) Time Management
4 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
4 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.88%) Project Management
4 2 (4.88%) Validation
4 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.44%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.44%) Workflow
5 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.44%) UML
5 1 (2.44%) DevOps
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) Shell Script
2 15 (36.59%) PL/SQL
3 14 (34.15%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) VB
4 5 (12.20%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) VB6
5 3 (7.32%) XAML
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) C++
6 2 (4.88%) VBScript
6 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.88%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.20%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.44%) Sysprep
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) Avaloq
3 1 (2.44%) XMPie
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) VocaLink
3 1 (2.44%) Fiserv